Your 2018 Membership Dues Help Sustain CAPS

CAPS extends a big thank you to all who have paid their 2018 Annual Membership Dues. Your support helps make the many services we provide possible. There are several membership options available for 2018, and your dues, renewable each January, can be paid in person at any monthly membership meeting, via mail, or online through our website. Click here to learn more . . . … [Read more...]

AmazonSmile — You Shop, CAPS Benefits

Do you shop online at Amazon? Did you know you can help CAPS in the process? Through its AmazonSmile program, the online marketplace supports non-profit organizations like CAPS. It's easy; simply designate CAPS when you shop at Amazon, and a small percentage of each purchase is given to our organization. There is no additional cost to you, and it can add up quickly for CAPS. Learn more here, and … [Read more...]

CAPS Wants You!

CAPS is seeking individuals to serve on our all volunteer Board in the upcoming year. People from all types of backgrounds can help, and it only takes few hours a month to make a big difference in the lives of those impacted by Parkinson's. Please take a few minutes to learn more here . . . … [Read more...]

Power for Parkinson’s

For people with Parkinson's, exercise is a vital component to maintaining balance, mobility and the ability to perform activities of daily living. Research from the Parkinson's Outcomes Project shows that regular exercise enhances the quality of life. Establishing early exercise habits is an essential part of overall disease management. Power for Parkinson's is a non-profit that provides … [Read more...]

Lakeway Area Support Group

Our Lakeway Area PD Support Group meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 2:00 pm. Meetings take place at: Baylor Scott & White Rehab 2000 Medical Drive Lakeway, TX 78734 For additional information contact Kathy Lynch at 512-263-4500 Directions: Take Hwy 620 S to Birrell St. (near Post Office) Make a right onto Birrell St. Make a right onto Medical Dr. Hospital entrance is on the … [Read more...]

Round Rock Support Group – monthly on 4th Tuesday

The Round Rock PD Support Group meets the 4th Tuesday of each month from 3:00 - 4:00 PM. Location: Wyoming Springs Assisted Living , 7230 Wyoming Springs Drive, Round Rock, TX 78681 (map). The facility is located north of 620. For additional information, please email Donna Hohm, or call and leave a voice message at 512-765-7733. … [Read more...]

Simultaneous Parkinson’s & Carepartners – Monthly on 2nd Tuesday

The (West Austin) Simultaneous Parkinson's group & Carepartners group, meets monthly on the second Tuesday. Meetings start at 10:15 am, and are held at Covenant Church, 3003 Northland Drive, Austin, TX (map). This support group is for both persons with partners and their partners, with separate, simultaneous breakouts for each. For additional information, please contact the CAPS office … [Read more...]

“Aware in Care” program and free kit

The Parkinson Foundation recently launched a national program, Aware in Care, which aims to help people with Parkinson’s disease get the best care possible during a hospital stay.  In conjunction, the Parkinson Foundation developed a free Aware in Care kit with tools and information to share with hospital staff during a planned or emergency hospital stay. Learn more here. … [Read more...]

CAPS Tote Bags – now available!

Check out the CAPS tote bags. These durable, screen printed tote bags can be purchased at our monthly meetings. They are ideal for carrying groceries and other items, and the proceeds help our organization. Supplies are limited so reserve yours now! … [Read more...]

CAPS Tote Bags – get yours now!

Have you seen the awesome new CAPS tote bags?  These durable, screen printed tote bags are now available. Not only do they make it easy to carry groceries and other items, they are good for the environment, too! Tote bags are priced at $10 each, with proceeds going to support the many services CAPS provides. Pick them up while supplies last at our monthly membership meetings. You can … [Read more...]